See also our related blog for the Pediatric Preclinical Testing Initiative.

Saturday, April 29, 2006

Mice, Cat scans aid child cancer research

This was an article featured in The San Antonio Express News, describing how with micro CT scans scientists can create a large, three-dimensional computer image of embryos to study. ..."We take an embryo that is intact but we can use the computer to do a cutaway to view to the interior structures," said Keller, a pediatric oncologist at the Children's Cancer Research Institute who is studying brain and muscle tumors. Click here to read more.

Cindy Tumiel. "Mice CAT scans aid child cancer research." San Antonio Express News, Metro Section, first page. [interview, figure]